Bright Dawn Sangha

On-line Community of the Bright Dawn Center of Oneness Buddhism


New Groups to Join:What's New

Dharma-to-Go and the NEW Ask-A Sensei program is now located in the middle of the page just under the Live Dharma Sunday blogtalkradio player!

JOIN the Dharma-To-Go Group... to ask a question (maybe something you wanted to know about Buddhism or Buddhist Practice) ... or to ask for feedback on a problem or issue you are currently dealing with (personally, professionally, spiritually, or in a more universal philosophical way).


Live Streaming Events


LIVE Dharma Sunday - LIVE and recorded shows on BlogTalkRadio

NOTE: The LIVE show will begin Sunday mornings at 8AM PST / 11AM EST. When you click on the play button in the player, it will begin. If it does not, refresh your browser and click play again.The shows listed after are recordings of previous shows.

You can listen on the Bright Dawn Sangha site at your computer or, if you are away from a computer, you can listen to the LIVE show by calling (347) 945-7953 (long distance number). If you call in you can hear the complete show, but you will be muted so that you will not be heard on air.


and FOLLOW US on Twitter:


The Lay Ministry Fall 2014 Term is now full.
Applications for the 2015 term are being accepted.

Dharma On the GO!

Have a question? Join our Dharma-to-Go group ...
Post questions and join in on discussions.

Click Here to JOIN!

You can also contact a Bright Dawn Lay Minister directly
for questions via our Ask-A-Sensei program.

Click here for more info.


Start or end your day ...or take a midday break

with a quick Dharma-pick-me-up!


CALL 847-386-8836 to hear a 1–3 minute talk ...

Available 24/7!

Message changes daily


I'm doing my Honors thesis on mindfulness and could use your help! 1 Reply

Hi guys, I am doing my Honors in the Major thesis on mindfulness as a stress management protocol for college students. I'm studying two different types of mindfulness practices, measured against themselves, each other, and a control group.I finally…Continue

Started by Michelle Jouyo Sullivan in General Buddhism and Dharma Discussions. Last reply by William Toyo Holland Mar 19.

Monks in My Little Town

Here is what we have been up to in Camp Hill AL: was a wonderful…Continue

Started by CJ Marbutt in Buddhism in the News Mar 12.

Buddhism in North America Flag Project Friends of the Dharma,We are still very short of our goal and only have a few days left. If you are part of the great treasure that is Buddhism in the Americas, show…Continue

Started by Michael Shinyo Lawrence in General Buddhism and Dharma Discussions Mar 10.

Advice on Starting new meditation group possibly in my area 3 Replies

As someone with no sangha nearby what is the best way to maybe start a Shin buddhist group in my area?Continue

Started by mike in General Buddhism and Dharma Discussions. Last reply by Christopher Leibow on Monday.


Active Conversations

Disconnected (1 online)


    You are disconnected from chat. Connect to join the chat.

    Suspended From Chat

    Sign up to chat on Bright Dawn Sangha.

    Sign Up

    Blog Posts

    Vernal Equinox 20150320

    Posted by Jiyo Agacki on March 20, 2015 at 11:30am

    A New Pure Land Art and Poetry Blog

    Posted by Christopher Leibow on January 28, 2015 at 6:30am

    Bowing Bodhisattva Dharmakara - Poem

    Posted by Christopher Leibow on January 20, 2015 at 3:27pm — 2 Comments

    Thank you for the warm welcome

    Posted by Christopher Leibow on January 18, 2015 at 8:30pm — 1 Comment


    • Add Photos
    • View All


    Bright Dawn is on Twitter

    Created by Dave Nichiyo Abatangelo Jan 7, 2010 at 9:21pm. Last updated by Dave Nichiyo Abatangelo Jan 7, 2010.

    Welcome to Bright Dawn Sangha

    Created by Dave Nichiyo Abatangelo Jan 7, 2010 at 9:59pm. Last updated by Dave Nichiyo Abatangelo Jan 7, 2010.

    © 2015   Created by Dave Nichiyo Abatangelo.   Powered by

    Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service